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Brighton 2-4 Peterborough

Peterborough moved to third in League One with a fine victory at Brighton.

The hosts went in front when debutant Craig Davies tapped in from close range, only for Craig Mackail-Smith to head in Paul Coutts' inswinging cross.

Aaron Mclean tapped in a rebound to put Posh ahead, but Jim McNulty equalised with a half-volley from six yards.

Adam Virgo tripped George Boyd to allow Dean Keates to score a penalty and then Mclean pounced again after Mackail-Smith's shot was saved to wrap it up.

Brighton: Sullivan, Hinshelwood, McNulty, Virgo, Elphick (Fraser 86), El-Abd, Jarrett (McLeod 89), Carole (Cox 77), Forster, Davies, Andrew.
Subs Not Used: Kuipers, Livermore.

Booked: Virgo, Jarrett.

Goals: Davies 27, McNulty 45.

Peterborough: Lewis, Martin, Chester, Zakuani, Lee, Batt (Whelpdale 72), Coutts, Keates, Boyd, Mclean, Mackail-Smith (Frecklington 89).
Subs Not Used: Green, Wright, Blanchett.

Booked: Lee.

Goals: Mackail-Smith 38, Mclean 42, Keates 65 pen, Mclean 76.

Att: 5,087.

Ref: James Linington (Isle of Wight).

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